Junior PHP Developer

Cambridge

We’ve got an amazing opportunity for an Junior PHP Developer to join our ambitious team.

We are looking for a developer with one to two years’ experience to join the existing development team and help develop our established and successful platform, web applications and mobile apps.

We provide a dynamic and forward-looking working environment, coupled with an experienced team of developers, system operations engineers, and customer services/testing team.

This role would suit an Junior developer looking for their next challenge, with the opportunity grow within the business.

 

The experience we need

Knowledge and working experience in PHP

Knowledge and working experience using PHP frameworks such as Laravel, Phalcon, Yii, Symfony, Zend or others

Knowledge and working experience in MySQL

Knowledge and working experience with RESTful APIs, SOAP APIs, JSON & XML

Knowledge and working experience JavaScript skills and knowledge of frameworks, toolkits & libraries

Good front end skills HTML5, CSS3

Knowledge of git or other version/source control

Ability to keep up with trends in web development and a willingness to learn new technology and skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Organised and self-motivated

 

Whilst not essential, knowledge of any of the following would be beneficial to your application:

Experience with Concrete5 and other CMS platforms link: Magento, CS-Cart, ExpressionEngine, or others CMS

Experience with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB, Elasticsearch or CouchDB

Experience writing bespoke RESTful APIs from scratch

Experience building e-commerce sites, including integrating with payment providers like Stripe, SagePay and PayPal as well as integration with stock management system

Front end development skills including HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript (we have a dedicated front-end development team but you may be required to write basic front-end code every now and then)

Experience implementing different caching software such as Varnish, Redis & Memcache

Experience configuring and managing Linux web servers i.e. CentOS/Redhat, Nginx, Varnish, PHP-FPM & Memcache/Redis (we have staff working in devops but knowledge of this is always a bonus)

Experience with Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2 etc.) and managing/configuring DNS

Experience with Titanium, Ionic, Cordova/PhoneGap or native mobile app development

Experience working with large data sets for manipulation and import/export into a database

An understanding of good SEO practices for web applications

 

The role

Working on our existing platform and managing their on-going development

A hand in producing instructional documentation for training and sales

Identifying potential areas of risk and bug fixing

Product support and enquiry tracking

Assisting in the planning and estimation of development costs

 

What you’ll get in return

A competitive salary – reviewed annually

Annual profit share scheme

Fantastic holiday entitlement

Benefits package including Perkbox & Company pension

Free and easy parking

Flexible working environment

Excellent career prospects in a fun, supportive and progressive working environment

 

How to apply

We are a small team that rewards good work and company growth with all our employees. As the business grows, benefits with grow accordingly.

If this kind of opportunity looks like the kind of challenge you would be interested in taking on, then please send your CV and covering letter to careers@prioritydigitalhealth.com

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